Gabe placed all 4 years at the IHSAA State Wrestling Tournament, placing 2nd his freshman and sophomore years, followed by 4th and 5th place finishes his junior and seniors years. His overall record of 165-13 is the most career wins in the history of Indianola wrestling. This also places him as one of the states elites in all-time wins. Other notable high school accomplishments include being the only four-time CIML Conference Champion and a four-time District Champion. Gabe’s success on the mat did not stop at the high school level. After graduating from Indianola, Gabe attended Mercersburg Academy in Pennsylvania before attending the Naval Academy where he went on to wrestle 2 years while earning a degree in economics and general engineering.
Gabe currently resides in Annapolis, Maryland and has recently been commissioned as Ensign in the US Navy, and accepted to flight school in Pensacola, Florida. Gabe is the proud father of one son, Sean.